College Towns is hosted by Chris Buchignani, Tom Shakely, and Kevin Horne. The show also features occasional panelists, interviews, and callers.

Chris Buchignani

Chris is president of The Nittany Valley Society, a nonprofit cultural conservancy. He’s a marketing consultant who settled in Happy Valley to build a life and is a husband and father.

Tom Shakely

Tom is author of Conserving Mount Nittany: A Dynamic Environmentalism. He’s an eighth-generation Pennsylvanian from Bucks County with a love for college towns in all their variety.

Kevin Horne

Kevin is a Penn State Law student and Onward State’s emeritus managing editor. He’s visited 134 college campuses and since 2004 has attended every Penn State football home game.